Commisioned Research

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■Commissioned Research
Integral's commissioned researches are tailor-made by our specialized researchers according to the requirements of each client.
Consequently, it is possible to obtain information unique to your company, and you can exclusively find valuable market research information that no one has searched for.
Integral excels at surveys in China in the following areas (all have a track record)
New energy-related fields
・Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle(FCEV)industry
・Hydrogen energy industry (hydrogen production/storage/transportation, hydrogen detection/inspection, hydrogen stationn, household/industrial CHP, etc.)
・Electric vehicle (EV) industry
・EV power battery market (lithium ion battery, ternary lithium ion battery, all solid battery, etc.)
・Wind power generation industry (onshore/offshore wind power generation)
・Solar power industry (central, distributed solar power, etc.)
Non-fossil certificate trading market (Green Certificate, I-REC, etc.)
・Carbon credit market (Carbon Emission Trading, CCER, etc.)
・Power Industry (Green Electricity Trading market, PPA, etc.)
・Digital application in new energy fields such as blockchain, AI, and big data
・5G, 6G next-generation communication technology
・Energy saving (EMS, etc.)
・Battery recycling, cascade reuse, etc.
・General carbon neutrality area(trends in decarbonization efforts in the steel industry and chemical industry, etc.)
Environmental field
・Insulated building market (Insulation window, sash, insulation wall material, insulation paint, etc.)
VOC detection sensor market, etc.
In addition, please feel free to contact us from our website as we may be able to respond to requests other than what is mentioned above.
About research results
In September 2017, Integral was established in Shanghai, China by founder Nakanishi and co-founder Rafael Tong. We have consistently conducted research in China's new energy industry, and our strength is to conduct in-depth research into the local community to get the voices of local parties and the latest corporate trends that cannot be obtained outside of China and to quickly and comprehensively report them. In addition, we are proud of our unique strengths that we can use our network with local Chinese companies that we have accumulated to provide total support from research to subsequent business activities in China through providing business advisory for entering the Chinese market, and supporting real on-site business development projects. Also, by entrusting research work to us with abundant information and local network, client companies can significantly reduce the time required for prior researches before entry and due diligence on specific market after entry.
Case ①: A major multi-national manufacturer NEDO International Project
Deliverables: Industry Survey Report ppt, word (about 200 pages)
Survey scope: We are selected as the research contractor for the NEDO International Project "International Technology Demonstration Project Demonstration Requirements Conformity Study of Japanese Technology on Energy Consumption Efficiency".
Survey theme “Field survey to realize fuel cell business expansion in China”
Duration: 5 months


Case ②: Japanese government agency related to new energy development

Deliverables:Industry survey report ppt (about 50 pages), word, excel

Survey scope:latest trends in offshore wind power generation in China and in world, the industry macro information, government policy initiatives, players in the market, lateset initiatives to reduce costs by private companies, each offshore wind power project.

Duration: 2 months


Case ③: A multi-national trading company

Deliverables: Industry survey report ppt (about 70 pages)

Survey scope: Market survey on China EV motorcycle market, EV charging stations, Last Mile Delivery market, including market macro information, latest trends in related policies and industry standards, evaluation of corporate strategies of charging station operating companies in terms of business model, target market, and business expansion strategy analysis, etc.

Duration: 1 month


Case ④: Japanese government agency related to new energy development

Deliverables:Industry survey report ppt (about 100 pages), word, excel

Survey scope: latest trends in China's (and world's) hydrogen and fuel cell industry, the industry macro information, government policy initiatives, players in the market, introduction of new technologies, cost analysis on fuel cell, trends in representative private companies.

Duration: 4 months


Case ⑤: A multi-national Investment company

Deliverables: Industry survey report ppt (about 70 pages)

Survey scope: latest trends in China's EV logistic vehicle market, players in market, new digital services

Duration: 1 month


Case ⑥: A multi-national automotive company

Deliverables: Industry survey report ppt (about 60 pages)

Survey scope: Survey of corporate responding to government policies (central and regional) of major lithium-ion power manufacturers in China, the list of National Key Projects (R&D projects) regarding Lithium-ion power battery, and survey of R&D key person in each players.

Duration: 1 month


Case ⑦: A multi-national Investment company 

Deliverables: Industry survey report ppt (about 60 pages)

Survey scope: Market survey on decarbonization efforts and development trends of decarbonization technology in the Chinese steel industry.

Duration: 2 month


Case ⑧: A multi-national energy company

Deliverables:Industry survey report ppt (about 30 pages)

Survey scope: Market survey of China's green electricity trading market and carbon credit trading market

Duration: 1month


Major clients

So far most of our clients are strategic department and business development units in multinational enterprises, Government agencies, and think-tanks.
Unit price of commissioned survey
$1,200 per day (including tax and bank transfer fee) *Revised at Jan. 29th 2021

Support flow

< STEP1: Contact us by phone or email>

After a client provides an overview of the research content, period, and method, we will estimate the research cost.

This consultaiotn regarding the research is free of charge.


< STEP2: Create a survey proposal >

We will discuss the components of the deliverables with our clients, to clarify research proposal, content, hypothesis, etc. in the form of WORD or PPT.


< STEP3: Start the survey >

Firstly, we conduct a secondary research to obtain macro information such as statistical data etc., and create graphs and diagrams accordingly. Depending on the survey design, we conduct field research at exhibitions and primary research such as interviews with companies and experts. The survey report is updated and submitted from time to time, and the contents of the survey are confirmed, corrected and requested via telephone or video conference once a week.


< STEP4: Deliver a completed survey report>

After delivery of the deriverable and confirmaion of the contents, you are charged for the research request.


< STEP5: After-sales support before and after entering China>

Upon completion of the research, we will provide solutions such as matching with Chinese companies that are potential partners, as well as new business and market development, business planning, and commercialization of research themes upon request. Additionally, we will support the work that accompanies when starting preparations for specific expansion upon request. For instance, we can provide a wide range of support such as for company regisration, office search, trade operations, and accounting.


Please contact us ( by email or phone.